Transfer Student

Transfer Student

Whether you transfer to York as a mature student, come directly from another post-secondary institution or return to school after a period away, we are excited to welcome and support you as you find your fit here. We proudly offer multiple pathways to enhance your studies with further university education.

Below, review admission requirements to transfer to York as a college or university student. Familiarize yourself with costs, important deadlines, transfer credit assessment and other important information.

View Transfer Pathways

Admissions FAQ

Do you have questions about applying to York? We’ve collected some of our most common questions from undergraduate applicants below to help you plan and prepare.

Refer to our list of Helpful Terms for additional clarification, or get in touch with our team if you still have questions – we’re happy to help.

For community updates on our campus operations and COVID-19 information, visit the Better Together website.

All Applicants

When can I expect a decision on my application?

The typical processing time is four to six weeks once all required documents are in the possession of the admissions team. If you have any questions about your application, visit I’ve applied page for information about required documents.

Does York have a vaccination policy?

Full details of York's Vaccination Mandate can be found at Better Together Website.

How will advanced standing be assessed? (AP exams, IB HL courses, A-level courses, etc.)

Advanced standing for eligible curricula (AP exams, IB HL courses, A-level courses, etc.) will be reviewed and awarded in the same way as pervious years. Final exam results are required. For additional details, please visit: https://futurestudents.yorku.ca/transfer/advanced-secondary-cegep

College/University Transfer Students

I’m a college/university transfer student.  How will my application be evaluated?

York continues to welcome transfer applicants, and Transfer Credits are awarded based on your most recent transcript.

Transfer Credit Assessment – please visit the Transfer Students page, or contact the Transfer Connect team

 

Upcoming Events

Glendon
Glendon Campus: Virtual Campus Tour
Wed, May 25, 2022 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.
The Glendon Campus will be facilitating Virtual Campus Tours! Le Campus Glendon animera des visites virtuelles de notre campus !
Lassonde School of Engineering
LIVE at Lassonde - With Recruitment & Admissions
Wed, May 25, 2022 4 - 4:45 p.m.

Connect with a Lassonde staff and student rep live on Zoom. We’ll answer your admissions and application questions about our Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Security, Digital Media, and Earth & Atmospheric Science programs.

Faculty of Environmental & Urban Change
Faculty of Environmental and Urban Change Admissions Information Session
Thu, May 26, 2022 12:30 - 1:30 p.m.

Are you a transfer or mature student interested in one of York University's Faculty of Environmental and Urban Change programs?

This is your chance to learn more about: Faculty of Environmental and Urban Change Programs; (Environmental Arts & Justice, Sustainable Environmental Management); Applying as a Transfer or Mature student; Transfer Credit Process.

Glendon
Glendon Campus: Virtual Campus Tour
Wed, Jun 1, 2022 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.
The Glendon Campus will be facilitating Virtual Campus Tours! Le Campus Glendon animera des visites virtuelles de notre campus !
Keele Campus Virtual Tour and Ask a York Student
Thu, Jun 2, 2022 12 - 1 p.m.
Join us for a virtual overview of the Keele campus and gain insights and advice from York students.
York University Transfer and Mature Admissions Information Session
Mon, Jun 6, 2022 3 - 4 p.m.

Thank you for your interest in transferring to York University! This is your chance to learn more about:

  • York's Campuses and Programs;
  • Applying as a Transfer or Mature student;
  • Transfer Credit Process;
  • Support Services;
  • Scholarships & Bursaries;
  • Process/timing of offers and Next Steps;
Glendon
Glendon Campus: Virtual Campus Tour
Wed, Jun 8, 2022 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.
The Glendon Campus will be facilitating Virtual Campus Tours! Le Campus Glendon animera des visites virtuelles de notre campus !
Keele Campus Virtual Tour and Ask a York Student
Thu, Jun 9, 2022 12 - 1 p.m.
Join us for a virtual overview of the Keele campus and gain insights and advice from York students.
Glendon
Glendon Campus: Virtual Campus Tour
Wed, Jun 15, 2022 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.
The Glendon Campus will be facilitating Virtual Campus Tours! Le Campus Glendon animera des visites virtuelles de notre campus !
Keele Campus Virtual Tour and Ask a York Student
Thu, Jun 16, 2022 12 - 1 p.m.
Join us for a virtual overview of the Keele campus and gain insights and advice from York students.
York University Transfer and Mature Admissions Information Session
Mon, Jun 20, 2022 7 - 8 p.m.

Thank you for your interest in transferring to York University! This is your chance to learn more about:

  • York's Campuses and Programs;
  • Applying as a Transfer or Mature student;
  • Transfer Credit Process;
  • Support Services;
  • Scholarships & Bursaries;
  • Process/timing of offers and Next Steps;
Glendon
Glendon Campus: Virtual Campus Tour
Wed, Jun 22, 2022 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.
The Glendon Campus will be facilitating Virtual Campus Tours! Le Campus Glendon animera des visites virtuelles de notre campus !
Keele Campus Virtual Tour and Ask a York Student
Thu, Jun 23, 2022 12 - 1 p.m.
Join us for a virtual overview of the Keele campus and gain insights and advice from York students.
Glendon
Glendon Campus: Virtual Campus Tour
Wed, Jun 29, 2022 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.
The Glendon Campus will be facilitating Virtual Campus Tours! Le Campus Glendon animera des visites virtuelles de notre campus !

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Student Recruitment & Admissions
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